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Howard Propheter – Metz Mortuary

    Howard Propheter
    Howard L. Propheter, age 71 of York, NE died Thursday, October 29, 2020 in Lincoln. He was born November 3, 1948 in Wathena, KS, to Clyde and Alice (Deverill) Propheter.  In March of 1980 Howard was united in marriage to Carlene Unruh in Emporia Kansas.

    ​Howard retired in 2009 as a Mechanical Engineer at Altec Industries. He was a member of Huffman United Methodist Church in St Joseph, MO, a member of the Masonic Lodge in Wathena, KS and was an alumni of the University of Kansas. Howard loved spending time with his grandchildren and working on his farm.

    He is survived by his son Jonathan (Lindsey) Propheter of York, and his grandchildren Jonah, Eli, Hannah, Leah, and Caleb.

    He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at the Harman-Rohde Funeral Home in Wathena, Kansas. Interment to follow at the Bellemont Cemetery, Wathena, Kansas. Memorials may be directed to the Wathena, Kansas EMS. Visitation is scheduled from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Monday evening at the Harman-Rohde Funeral Home.

    Visitation is also scheduled from 1:00 – 8:00 p.m., Saturday, October 31, 2020 at the Metz Chapel in York. COVID 19 funeral guidelines will be implemented with spaced seating and masks encouraged.

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